Why Adjectives & Adverbs Are Dangerous for Journalists

I have been writing poetry and nonfiction for over half of my life. I have spent many hours discussing the use of adjectives and adverbs with fellow writers. Recently, I fought for the removal of bad adverbs and adjectives added by an inexperienced editor.

This treatise is to warn editors and writers to “keep out” of adjective and adverb hell.

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